Our Most Popular Cable Sheave Units

Greenlee conveyor sheaves are used to change the direction of a rope or cable while installing cable in conduit or cable trays. Cable sheaves are the ideal solution for overhead cable hauling installations, especially cable tray applications. These cable sheaves are designed to be used in a vertical position, for conduits or cable trays when… Read more »

Relining Frail Pipes? Working in a Confined Space? You Need an Electric Winch

Are you looking for pipe relining solutions that are suitable for smaller jobs, frail pipes or confined spaces? Our electric winches are perfect because they are powerful, lightweight and compact. 3 Tonne Greenlee Electric Winch Cable Puller These Greenlee Electric Winch Cable Pullers are perfect for installing long or heavy lengths of cable in difficult… Read more »

Pneumatic Winches for Pipe Relining Projects

At Winch Hire Australia, we have a diverse range of winches available for hire. Some of our most popular options – especially for pipeline and trenchless drilling projects – are our heavy-duty pneumatic winch solutions. Pneumatic air winches come with a range of benefits, including: Lightweight and flexible Flexible clockwise or counter-clockwise operation Explosion resistant… Read more »

Equipment for Robust Pipelining & Trenchless Drilling Projects

Steep slopes are very common in pipeline projects. For extreme hillsides, unstable slopes and heavy loads, a top line diesel winch is one of the best ways to ensure safety and efficiency. Pipeline contractors require the most reliable and productive winches available – after all, their safety depends on it. That’s why Winch Hire Australia… Read more »

Electrical Safety Newsletter: The Risks of Unterminated Cables

The latest newsletter from the QLD Government Electrical Safety Office discusses the risks of live unterminated cables. These cables, which are a risk to everyone, not just electrical workers, can often go on undetected. The newsletter describes the importance of visual inspection and walkthroughs and tells you what to do if you encounter unterminated cables…. Read more »

Mobile Air Compressors for Multiple Uses

Thanks to our affiliation with Australia’s leading supplier of used mobile Air Compressors, Winch Hire Australia is uniquely positioned to offer a range of reliable mobile air supply for long or short-term hire. Diesel Air Compressors Diesel Air Compressors are applied in cable hauling applications for a range of tasks including blowing draw line into… Read more »

Air Hoists – Big Lifting Solution for Small Spaces

With their compact size, Air Hoists offer a reliable lifting solution for an endless range of purposes. You’ll see Winch Hire Australia Air Hoists in use at multi-level job sites, mine shafts, general engineering applications, relocating infrastructure for maintenance. Basically anywhere a high capacity lifting solution is required in a confined space, and where their… Read more »

We Have a Huge & Varied Range of Air Winches for Hire!

We are proud of our extensive fleet of Air Winches, which can be deployed at a moment’s notice. Whatever your unique requirements, our Hire Controllers are always attentive to the needs of our customers, and recognise the importance of ongoing fleet management. This ensures that you receive the best equipment – and the best customer… Read more »

Cable Stand Hire – Our 15-35 Tonne Cable Drum Stands

To meet optimal handling stipulations, optic fibre cables are typically delivered on large diameter drums in lengths up to 1000 metres. This reduces handling costs and also prevents damage to the cables. This also presents a challenge, because these massively heavy and large diameter drums are very difficult to handle. Enter: Our cable stand hire!… Read more »

Mesmerising Pictures of the Queensland Fires

Last week, we were mesmerized by news about the catastrophic Queensland fires that have swept through the state and caused thousands of residents to flee their homes. With over 100 Queensland fires burning, towns, schools, rail and roads were shut down while firefighters responded to rapidly unfolding fire threats. At Winch Hire Australia, we empathize… Read more »